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Jim Erbe & Steve Banghart Outside The Newly Constructed Burns Park Shelter, July 1957

Jim Erbe & Steve Banghart Outside The Newly Constructed Burns Park Shelter, July 1957 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, July 18, 1957
Caption
NEW PARK SHELTER: Nearing completion is the new Burns Park multi-purpose shelter, inside which Jim Erbe and Steve Banghart took a preview look with The News photographer. A formal opening ceremony is set for 7 p.m. next Thursday, for which tentative plans include remarks by the mayor and councilmen and music by participants in the summer recreation program. An open house for the public will also be held.

Jim Erbe & Steve Banghart Inside The Newly Constructed Burns Park Shelter, July 1957

Jim Erbe & Steve Banghart Inside The Newly Constructed Burns Park Shelter, July 1957 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, July 18, 1957
Caption
NEW PARK SHELTER: Nearing completion is the new Burns Park multi-purpose shelter, inside which Jim Erbe (left) and Steve Banghart took a preview look with The News photographer. A formal opening ceremony is set for 7 p.m. next Thursday, for which tentative plans include remarks by the mayor and councilmen and music by participants in the summer recreation program. An open house for the public will also be held.

Children Visit The Ann Arbor Public Library's Bookmobile At Burns Park, June 1957

Children Visit The Ann Arbor Public Library's Bookmobile At Burns Park, June 1957 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, June 19, 1957
Caption
TIME TO READ: These three playmates who were participating yesterday in the city-wide summer recreation program walk toward a shady nook at Burns Park to dip into "favorites" they checked out from the Bookmobile. Besides Burns Park, children can check out Bookmobile volumes at Allmendinger Park, where the service is also offered.

Children Play Croquet At Burns Park, June 1957

Children Play Croquet At Burns Park, June 1957 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, June 19, 1957
Caption
GAME TIME: The croquet game in progress at Burns Park is but one of numerous daily supervised activities being offered to children under a city-wide summer recreation program that ends Aug. 9. Burns Park and Allmendinger and West Parks are supervised daily from 10 a.m. until dark, along with Wines Field and Summit Playground.

Children Play Checkers At Burns Park, June 1957

Children Play Checkers At Burns Park, June 1957 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, June 19, 1957
Caption
CHECKER MATES: These youthful checker players and their rooters are among hundreds of school-free children on vacation who took advantage yesterday of supervised summer play at Burns Park, while keeping "cool" beneath shade trees. Games, arts and crafts and other activities are now being offered daily at six city playgrounds.

Elizabeth Ford Enjoys Sledding In Burns Park, December 1963

Elizabeth Ford Enjoys Sledding In Burns Park, December 1963 image
Published In
Ann Arbor News, December 10, 1963
Caption
LOVE THAT SNOW! The first "staying" snow brings glee to the faces of children as they take their first slides. That's the way it was with 2 1/2-year-old Elizabeth Ford, daughter of University Prof. and Mrs. George W. Ford, 1058 Martin Pl., as she used her saucer in Burns Park this morning. More snow will help speed up matters.